|BLNC Special Report: School Crisis 2004 - Ameena Batada|
Tune into the youth-produced news room set of the Baltimore Local News Channel in BLNC Special Report: School Crisis 2004, a humorous exposé of the very serious situation of the Baltimore City Public School System. This video features students perspectives on the financial crisis facing their schools and the likely consequences of impending budget cuts. Where did the money go? What will happen if they lay off more teachers? How can concerned citizens get involved? Youth use a striking combinati...
Keywords: Education Reform; Education
|The Struggle - Zack Loheed|
The Struggle is a film about the struggle between funding public schools versus funding the military. By: Zack Loheed. TRT:1 min 56 sec
Keywords: Education; public schools; budget
|Story of Promise Clip - Ivana Espinet|
Gerardo Vargas, a.k.a "Promise," was a gang member and high school drop out, firmly in the grip of a New York City ghetto life -- that is, until he enrolled in Satellite High School. Satellite is an alternative school that is giving Gerardo a second chance. The program offers fewer classes that meet for longer periods, so Gerardo has more time to focus on each subject. Much smaller than traditional schools, Satellite allows Gerardo to be on a first name basis with his teachers, which helps creat...
Keywords: education; youth; alternative schools
Downloads: 2,925 (2 reviews)
|Homecoming - Nancy Norwood|
What makes a school worth going to? Young producers from the Perpich Center for the Arts in Minnesota, follow a young man's journey unfolding a unique perspective on education and a safe environment.
Keywords: youth; coming out; education
|Those Who Can... Teach (Clip) - Cynthia Tsai|
Part of Listen Up!'s "The Way We See It: Youth Speak Out on Education" project. Putting on a helmet, goggles and jock strap, Mr. Sears stands on a field with his high school physics class ready to launch their rockets. Whoever hits him gets an "A." On the other side of school, clapping and shouting dance instructions to rival Debbie Allen of Fame, Ms. James does a funky dance sequence as her students mirror her perfectly...
Keywords: education; youth; arts
|Faces For the Future - Rene Macias|
Video Project of Faces For the Future program based in Oakland.
Keywords: Faces; Health; Education
|Poetry In Motion (Clip) - Matt Bradley, Rick Wray|
You will discover how a simple subject, like poetry, can be acted, sung, spoken, written, read, rapped, and drawn. Prepare to be engulfed by an auditory, visual, and kinesthetic learning environment. Recipe: Interview students expressing their experiences with a teacher who teaches to different learning styles. Add interviews with a teacher who plans her lessons to reach students who have different ways of learning...
Keywords: youth; education; poetry
Downloads: 4,344 (4 reviews)
|Thomas' Story (Clip) - Ellent Kaiper|
Thomas Vigil has struggled with academics all of his life. With a strong friendship network, he loves coming to school but has difficulty with traditional learning which requires reading, writing, and sitting still in a desk. However, he gained confidence in his ability to succeed in school when he became involved in arts programming and television production at his high school. Thomas, who is highly creative, has found a new interest in school and is eager to learn...
Keywords: youth; education; arts
|Youth Sounds Highlights - Youth Sounds|
Highlights from Youth Sounds first year of programming.
Keywords: oakland; hip hop; Society: Education
Downloads: 4,568 (2 reviews)